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China refused importing Japanese frozen saury for excessive cadmium

On 6/13/2012, Shandong China refused Japanese frozen saury and sent 24 tones (4,560,000 JPY) back to Japan. They measured excessive cadmium, which was over the safety limit. Ag-110m turns to

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[The first radiation test of fish from the port of Fukushima plant] 15,500Bq/Kg from common Japanese conger

On 11/2/2012, Tepco released the radiation test result of fish from the port of Fukushima plant for the first time. The sampling date was 10/10/2012. The highest reading was 15,500

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[Express] ”My aunt died of acute leukemia, she loved Sushi”

Introducing important tweets as [Express] for simultaneous updates.   叔母が急性白血病で亡くなった。お寿司が大好きで、先週の一時退院のときも食べに行ったそう。因果関係については、家族の誰も疑ってはいなかった。 — ほっぺたりんごさん (@blue_planet8) 8月 11, 2012 <Translate> (Southern Tama, Tokyo) My aunt died of acute leukemia. She loved Sushi. When

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[Bioconcentration?] 1,430Bq/Kg from banded houndshark in 2km area of Fukushima Plant

From Tepco’s Nuclide Analysis Results of Fish and Shellfish (The Ocean Area Within 20km Radius of Fukushima plant), 1,430 Bq/Kg of cesium was measured from banded houndshark taken on 9/15/2012. Published

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Onagawa machi to hold a harvest festival in Tokyo, “Give 60,000 Pacific saury to Tokyo people for free”

To show their appreciation to accept disaster debris, Onagawa machi in Miyagi prefecture is going to hold a harvest festival in Tokyo on 10/20/2012. It will be in Hibiya park.

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85% of Fukushima rockfish exceeds safety limit in cesium, cesium measured from all samples since 311

Fukushima prefecture is trying to start selling fishery products but the actual contamination situation is not widely known. (cf. Fukushima will test-fish 7 more kinds of fishery products) Even US

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Greenpeace detected cesium from Sushi sold beside Shinagawa station in Tokyo

Eating Sushi is becoming like Russian roulette. Greenpeace measured 10.9 Bq/Kg of cesium from Sushi in Tokyo. The amount of strontium is not known. On 9/7/2012, Greenpeace published their measurement result.

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Contaminated fish from Miyagi was sold in west coast of Japan

You can’t escape from contaminated food as long as you are in Japan. The risk of internal exposure is always following you. Contaminated fish from Miyagi was found sold in Niigata,

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[News.com.au] fisherman lures bluefin tuna, suspected of carrying radiation from Fukushima

<Quote> [News.com.au]   Victorian fisherman Paul Worsteling lures monster bluefin tuna, suspected of carrying radiation from Fukushima YOU know you’ve landed the catch of the day when experts advise you

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Sea contamination of 3946 days later

German media, Sueddeutsche reported the sea contamination simulation for 3946 days following after 311. It’s the surface concentration relative to initial values of Japan. (Cs-137) Unfortunately, I can not read